Period
to 5 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Opscode Chef skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Opscode Chef over the 6 months to 5 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England > East of England
6 months to
5 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 152 201 224
Rank change year-on-year +49 +23 -25
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 36 26 77
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.96% 0.54% 0.93%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.45% 5.45% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 57
10th Percentile £62,750 £37,738 £37,500
25th Percentile " £38,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.12% +6.52% -4.17%
75th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% - +4.00%

Opscode Chef is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 483 477 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.93% 9.85% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 345 349 734
10th Percentile £32,200 £31,250 £31,000
25th Percentile £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,750 £77,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.12% +2.08% +9.09%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Opscode Chef in the East of England.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Opscode Chef in the East of England over the 6 months to 5 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the East of England region over the 6 months to 5 May 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +48 19 £65,000 +6.12% 4
Essex - 13 £72,500 - 3
Suffolk - 7 £72,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire -9 3 £60,000 -4.00% 4
Opscode Chef
England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2021, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 29 (80.56%) Ansible
1 29 (80.56%) DevOps
2 27 (75.00%) Azure
3 24 (66.67%) Puppet
4 21 (58.33%) Terraform
4 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (47.22%) Test Automation
6 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
6 15 (41.67%) Infrastructure as Code
7 14 (38.89%) Linux
8 13 (36.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (36.11%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (33.33%) Python
10 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management
10 11 (30.56%) Salt
11 10 (27.78%) Open Source
12 9 (25.00%) Unix
13 8 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
14 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
14 7 (19.44%) Degree
15 6 (16.67%) Django
15 6 (16.67%) AWS
15 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
15 6 (16.67%) C#
15 6 (16.67%) .NET
15 6 (16.67%) Cisco
15 6 (16.67%) Workflow
15 6 (16.67%) OpenStack
15 6 (16.67%) IaaS
15 6 (16.67%) REST

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.67%) Camunda
1 6 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (75.00%) Azure
2 6 (16.67%) AWS
2 6 (16.67%) IaaS
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon ECS
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon EKS
3 3 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (5.56%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (2.78%) GitHub
5 1 (2.78%) PaaS
5 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Robot Framework
2 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
4 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.56%) GitLab
5 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Law
2 2 (5.56%) Social Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Azure DevOps
3 12 (33.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 12 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Automation Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Network Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Network Technical Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Design Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Design Authority
5 5 (13.89%) Lead DevOps
5 5 (13.89%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (13.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) .NET
1 6 (16.67%) .NET Core
1 6 (16.67%) Django
1 6 (16.67%) Flask
1 6 (16.67%) OpenDaylight
1 6 (16.67%) REST
2 3 (8.33%) Node.js
2 3 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) Ajax
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) CSS3
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.56%) Cloud Native
2 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Linux
2 9 (25.00%) Unix
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.33%) Windows
5 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) DevOps
2 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (47.22%) Test Automation
4 15 (41.67%) Infrastructure as Code
5 13 (36.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (36.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management
7 10 (27.78%) Open Source
8 6 (16.67%) Technical Leadership
8 6 (16.67%) Workflow
9 5 (13.89%) Microservices
10 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 3 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
11 3 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
11 3 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
12 2 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
12 2 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
12 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 2 (5.56%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) Python
2 6 (16.67%) C#
2 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.33%) Go
5 2 (5.56%) Java
5 2 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) SQL
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Docker
1 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
1 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (13.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (80.56%) Ansible
2 24 (66.67%) Puppet
3 21 (58.33%) Terraform
4 11 (30.56%) Salt
5 3 (8.33%) Kubernetes
6 2 (5.56%) Istio
6 2 (5.56%) Nagios
6 2 (5.56%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Arista
1 6 (16.67%) Cisco
2 5 (13.89%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.56%) Dynatrace
5 2 (5.56%) New Relic